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Society and identity toward a sociological psychology by Andrew J. Weigert

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English


  • Identity (Psychology),
  • Social role.,
  • Sex role.,
  • Symbolic interactionism.

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Edition Notes

StatementAndrew J. Weigert, J. Smith Teitge, Dennis W. Teitge.
SeriesThe Arnold and Caroline Rose monograph series of the American Sociological Association
ContributionsTeitge, J. Smith 1949-, Teitge, Dennis W. 1948-
LC ClassificationsHM291 .W295 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 134 p. ;
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2538091M
ISBN 100521323258
LC Control Number85019026

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